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Buffs Host Potts Indoor Invite

Jan 22, 2009

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BOULDER- The University of Colorado track and field team will host the Potts Indoor Invitational this Friday and Saturday, Jan. 23 and 24 at Balch Fieldhouse.


            The Buffaloes will host several Front Range schools as Colorado State, Colorado School of Mines, Colorado State-Pueblo, Metro State, Northern Colorado and University of Colorado-Colorado Springs will all send athletes to compete.


            The first day of events will consist mainly of the women's pentathlon and men's heptathlon. The pentathlon will start with the 60-meter hurdles at 1 p.m. and the men will start at 1:05 with the 60-meter dash. The other events in the pentathlon that will be contested are the high jump, shot put, long jump and 800-meter run. The other events in the heptathlon on the docket for Friday are the long jump, shot put and high jump. The other three events (60-meter hurdles, pole vault and 1,000-meter run) will take place on Saturday.


            The women's and men's pole vault will also take place on Friday, starting at 1 p.m. The rest of the events are scheduled for Saturday. The complete schedule is listed below.



            The Buffs will have a good showing at the meet as 31 men and 23 women are registered for events in all areas. For more information, go to




The Combined Event Competition will follow a rolling time schedule after event #2

1:00 pm                 Women's Pentathlon 60m Hurdles

1:05 pm                 Men's Heptathlon 60 Meters

1:35 pm                                 Women's Pentathlon High Jump

1:40 pm                 Men's Heptathlon Long Jump

******                  Men's Heptathlon Shot Put

******                  Women's Pentathlon Shot Put

******                  Men's Heptathlon High Jump

******                  Women's Pentathlon Long Jump

******                  Women's Pentathlon 800 meters

1:00 pm                 Women's Pole Vault

Following Women's PV Men's Pole Vault




10:00 am                            Men's Weight Throw

10:00 am                           Women's Shot Put

2:00 pm                                Men's Long Jump

2:35 pm                               Men's Heptathlon Pole Vault

3:00 pm                               Men's High Jump

Following Men's WT       Women's Weight Throw

Following Women's SP    Men's Shot Put

 Following Men's LJ         Women's Long Jump

Following Women's LJ     Men's Triple Jump

Following Men's TJ          Women's Triple Jump

Following Men's HJ         Women's High Jump



1:45 pm                 Men's 60m Dash Prelim

1:50 pm                 Women's 60m Dash Prelim

2:00 pm                 Men's Heptathlon 60m Hurdles

2:05 pm                 Men's 60m Hurdles

2:10 pm                 Women's 60m Hurdles

2:15 pm                 Men's 60m Dash Final

2:20 pm                 Women's 60m Dash Final

2:25 pm                 Men's Mile

2:35 pm                 Women's Mile

2:50 pm                 Men's 400 Meters

3:00 pm                 Women's 400 Meters

3:10 pm                 Men's 600yds

3:20 pm                 Women's 600yds

3:30 pm                 Men's 800 Meters

3:40 pm                 Women's 800 Meters

3:50 pm                 Men's 200 Meters

4:00 pm                 Women's 200 Meters

4:10 pm                 Men's 3000 Meters

4:25 pm                 Women's 3000 Meters

4:40 pm                 Men's 4 x 400 Meter Relay

4:50 pm                 Women's 4 x 400 Meter Relay

5:00 pm                 Men's Heptathlon 1,000 Meters


We will follow the start times listed above. There will not be a rolling schedule in the running events.





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